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Twelve Monkeys

Sombre time-travel thriller in which a convict from 2035 is sent back in time to find the cause of a virus which has wiped out most of the planet's population.

Sombre time-travel thriller in which a convict from 2035 is sent back in time to find the cause of a virus which has wiped out most of the planet's population and driven the survivors underground. However, he accidentally arrives in 1990 instead of 1996 and is locked in an asylum where he meets a fellow inmate who may have a part to play in the epidemic. Inspired by Chris Marker's seminal 1962 short film La Jetee.

2 hours, 4 minutes

Last on

Tue 7 Aug 2018 22:00

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Credits

Role Contributor
James Cole Bruce Willis
Kathryn Railly Madeleine Stowe
Jeffrey Goines Brad Pitt
Dr Goines Christopher Plummer
Dr Peters David Morse
Jose Jon Seda
Lieutenant Halperin Christopher Meloni
Dr Fletcher Frank Gorshin
Tiny Vernon Campbell
Teddy LisaGay Hamilton
Geologist Bob Adrian
Zoologist Simon Jones
Astrophysicist / Jones Carol Florence
Evangelist Thomas Roy
Young Cole Joseph Melito
Scarface Michael Chance
Botanist H Michael Walls
Policeman Bruce Kirkpatrick
Director Terry Gilliam
Writer David Peoples
Writer Janet Peoples
Producer Charles Roven
Composer Paul Buckmaster
Director of photography Roger Pratt

Broadcasts

  • Sat 14 Apr 2007 21:35
  • Wed 18 Apr 2007 22:00
  • Wed 15 Oct 2008 23:30
  • Thu 16 Oct 2008 00:00
  • Thu 16 Oct 2008 00:30
  • Sun 1 Mar 2009 00:00
  • Wed 12 Aug 2009 23:00
  • Fri 13 Jun 2014 23:05
  • Sat 14 Jun 2014 00:05
  • Tue 28 Jul 2015 23:45
  • Wed 29 Jul 2015 00:45
  • Tue 7 Aug 2018 22:00

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